‘Checking Behaviours’ is an interactive forum theatre performance and workshop using professional actors and specialist facilitators to explore key issues around unhealthy relationships and relationship abuse.
Understand what abuse is and the difference between abusive and non-abusive relationships
Explore what a healthy relationship looks like
Recognise the signs of abuse
Understand the impact of abuse on individuals
Provide information of how and where to get help
This particular performance focuses on types of abuse, the dynamics of power and control, including coercive control, and how to seek support safely.
The workshop involves interactive debate and discussion exercises and engagement with the actors in performance in order to search for solutions.
There is a post-performance discussion to explore triggers, warning signs and vulnerabilities, safety planning and signposting to available support services.
The workshop is 60 to 90 minutes long and can be repeated up to 5 times per day
This workshop is suitable for year 8’s upward
This workshop can be delivered as part of a longer-term project responding to the themes in the performance
Costs depend on:
Additional / specific requirements of partner
Evaluation depth / requirements
Number of preparatory meetings required
Requests for additional staff
Usually between £450 and £560 per half day. £560 and £950 per full day (including facilitator and team of actors and multiple performances per day)